Country Comparison > Roadways > TOP 10

RankCountryRoadways (km)
1United States6,506,204

Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2012

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On the road to find the world’s funniest person
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Brad Paisley Announces 2014 Country Nation World Tour
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The best economies in the world
USA Today - 9/14/2014 7:32:12 AM
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World's best airport bike paths
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WHO: UAE can be world's best country in road safety
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'How I visited every country in the world - without a single flight'
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This would be the first of many border crossings as I embarked on what I knew would be the biggest adventure of my life: the Odyssey Expedition, the first surface journey to every country in the ... but after 1,426 days on the road, on Monday I crossed ...

Tesla Team Finishes World Record Model S Cross-Country Road Rally In 76.5 Hours
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Bookstores live! Secrets of the stores saving the book world
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U.S. Broadcast Details for the 2015 UCI Road World Championships
Universal Sports - 9/9/2014 8:56:52 AM
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Mexico is on the road to surpassing the U.S. — as world's fattest country
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A Shocking Map of Traffic Fatalities Around the World
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Giants cruise past Royals, lead World Series 1-0
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